Cool news travels fast on new Green Buildings Ordinance

At around 2 o’clock this afternoon, Denver’s Department of Community Planning and Development sent out an alert that a release addressing the “new and improved” cool roof / green roof Green Buildings Ordinance was posted on the department's website. The release outlines the measure adopted last night by Denver City Council. The release announces that the …

Here’s to the red, white and blue — in harmonious Colorado

Today's New York Times' Opinion section featured a lengthy piece by Roger Cohen on how Colorado residents have avoided separating into different political bubbles, that is, blue versus red. His column is headlined, "Can Colorado Save America?" I thought, Um, OK. Cohen begins by setting the scene in Nucla, Colorado, a small town in the …